Tag: Library Books


Town Bans Book Bans

The official resolution the town board passed Tuesday night defines the Wellington Public Library's mission "to serve and reflect every member of our community in an enlightened, democratic, and unified approach." It also stipulates the board cannot "censor, suppress, remove, monitor or place age restrictions on ideas or information in our public library..."

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Library Ebook Pricing and Controlled Digital Lending

And the publishers entirely reject the idea of controlled digital lending. Terrence at the Association of American Publishers...said, quote, "it has just about as much legal validity as the concept of dibs, which is to say none at all," end quote...

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School Librarian Fights Delusional Nincompoops

Amanda Jones, a librarian at a middle school in Denham Springs, Louisiana, filed a defamation lawsuit Wednesday, arguing that Facebook pages run by Michael Lunsford and Ryan Thames falsely labeled her a pedophile...

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Library Courier

Courier is a very dangerous job in the library world. Shuttling books back and forth ain’t for the faint of heart. As you can see from the picture below, the courier needs protection from the library books. It’s not that the books are evil as such, but they are off the shelf and away from their friends which means they’re scared, confused...

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